Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics

ISBN-10: 0471274712

ISBN-13: 9780471274711

Edition: 5th 2004 (Revised)

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Book details

List price: $179.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/11/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 896
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.004
Language: English

Getting Started: Introductory Concepts and Definitions
Using Thermodynamics
Defining Systems
Describing Systems and Their Behavior
Measuring Mass, Length, Time, and Force
Two Measurable Properties: Specific Volume and Pressure
Measuring Temperature
Engineering Design and Analysis
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Energy and the First Law of Thermodynamics
Reviewing Mechanical Concepts of Energy
Broading Our Understanding of Work
Broading Our Understanding of Energy
Energy Transfer By Heat
Energy Accounting: Energy Balance for Closed Systems
Energy Analysis of Cycles
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Evaluating Properties
Fixing the State
Evaluating Properties: General Considerations
p-v-T Relation
Retrieving Thermodynamic Properties
Generalized Compressibility Chart
Evaluating Properties Using the Ideal Gas Model
Ideal Gas Model
Internal Energy, Enthalpy, and Specific Heats of Ideal Gases
Evaluating Du and Dh using Ideal Gas Tables, Software, and Constant Specific Heats
Polytropic Process of an Ideal Gas
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Control Volume Analysis Using Energy
Conservation of Mass for a Control Volume
Conservation of Energy for a Control Volume
Analyzing Control Volumes at Steady State
Transient Analysis
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
The Second Law of Thermodynamics
Introducing the Second Law
Identifying Irreversibilities
Applying the Second Law to Thermodynamic Cycles
Defining the Kelvin Temperature Scale
Maximum Performance Measures for Cycles Operating Between Two Reservoirs
Carnot Cycle
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Using Entropy
Introducing Entropy
Defining Entropy Change
Retrieving Entropy Data
Entropy Change in Internally Reversible Processes
Entropy Balance for Closed Systems
Entropy Rate Balance for Control Volumes
Isentropic Processes
Isentropic Efficiencies of Turbines, Nozzles, Compressors, and Pumps
Heat Transfer and Work in Internally Reversible, Steady-State Flow Processes
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Exergy Analysis
Introducing Exergy
Defining Exergy
Closed System Exergy Balance
Flow Exergy
Exergy Rate Balance for Control Volumes
Exergetic (Second Law) Efficiency
Thermoeconomics
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Vapor Power Systems
Modeling Vapor Power Systems
Analyzing Vapor Power Systems?
Rankline Cycle
Improving Performance?
Superheat and Reheat
Improving Performance?
Regenerative Vapor Power Cycle
Other Vapor Cycle Aspects
Case Study: Exergy Accounting of a Vapor Power Plant
Chapter Summary and Study Guide
Gas Power Systems
Internal Combustion Engines
Introducing Engine Terminology
Air-Standard Otto Cycle
Air-Standard Diesel Cycle
Air-Standard Dual Cycle
Gas Turbine Power Plants
Modeling Gas Turbine Power Plants
Air-Standard Brayton Cycle
Regenerative Gas Turbines
Regenerative Gas Turbines with Reheat and Intercooling
Gas Turbines for Aircraft Propulsion
Combined Gas Turbine?
Vapor Power Cycle
Ericsson and Stirling Cycles
Compressible Flow Through Nozzles and Diffusers
Compressible Flow Preliminaries
Analyzing One-Dimensional Steady Flow in Nozzles and Diffusers
Flow in Nozzles and Diff<$$$>
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